Uterine leiomyoma with prominent lymphoid infiltrate

Saglam A., Gueler G., Taskin M., Ayhan A., Uener A. H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GYNECOLOGICAL CANCER, vol.15, no.1, pp.167-170, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


We present a case of a 35-year-old woman whose myomectomy specimen revealed a leiomyoma nodule diffusely infiltrated by lymphocytes which were shown to be clonal in nature. Lymphoid infiltration of leiomyomas is a rare occurrence, and this is the first case with molecular analysis.